Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONVO) is among the top losers of the stock market today, sinking 0.57% or (0 points) to $0.26 from its previous close of $0.26. Does this decline mean it the best stock to buy right now? The shares seem to have an active trading volume day with a reported 106803 contracts so far this session. ONVO shares had a relatively better volume day versus average trading capacity of 659.48 thousand shares, but with a 0.13 billion float and a -6.7% run over a week, it’s definitely worth keeping an eye on. The one year price forecast for ONVO stock indicates that the average analyst price target is $3 per share. This means the stock has a potential increase of 1053.85% from where the ONVO share price has been trading recently which is between $0.255 and $0.27. There are some brokerage firms that offer lower targets than the average, with one of them, even setting their price target at $1.5. Flipping the other side of the coin, an analyst who is fully bullish set a price target as high as $1.5.
During the recent trading session for Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONVO), the company witnessed their stock drop by $-0.02 over a week and surge $unch from the price 20 days ago. When compared to their established 52-week high of $1.27, the high they recorded in their recent session happens to be lower. Their established 52-week high was attained by the company on 08/11/18. The recent low of $0.22 stood for a -79.25% since 07/08/19, a data which is good for most investors who are looking to take advantage of the stock’s recent rise. A beta of 1.95 is also allocated to the stock. Since the beta is greater than one, it implies that the stock is more volatile than the market, a data that traders are keeping close attention to. At the moment, the median target price for ONVO is set at $1.5, a figure which is above the recent 1-year high the stock witnessed.
Looking at the current readings for Organovo Holdings, Inc., the two-week RSI stands at 44.97. This figure suggests that ONVO stock, for now, is neutral, meaning that the shares are stable in terms of price movement. The stochastic readings, on the other hand, based on the current ONVO readings is similarly very revealing as it has a stochastic reading of 15.65% at this stage. This figure means that ONVO share price today is being overbought.
Technical chart claims that Organovo Holdings, Inc. (ONVO) would settle between $0.27/share to $0.28/share level. However, if the stock price goes below the $0.25 mark, then the market for Organovo Holdings, Inc. becomes much weaker. If that happens, the stock price might even plunge as low as $0.25 for its downside target. The stock is currently in the red zone of MACD, with the indicator reading -0.01. Traders are always alerted for the move of a stock above or below the zero line due to the fact that the reading is an indicator of the position of the short-term average relative to the long-term average. If the MACD is above the zero line, then the short-term average relative is above that of the long-term average, thus implying an upward momentum. Vice versa is the case if the MACD is below the zero line.
Analysts at H.C. Wainwright, assumed coverage of ONVO assigning Buy rating, according to their opinion released on December 13. Raymond James analysts have lowered their rating of Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONVO) stock from Outperform to Mkt Perform in a separate flash note issued to investors on November 10. Analysts at Raymond James, made their first call for the equity with a Outperform recommendation, according to a research note that dated back to January 25.
ONVO equity has an average rating of 2.4, with the figure leaning towards a bullish end. 2 analysts who tracked the company were contacted by Reuters. Amongst them, 2 rated the stock as a hold while the remaining 0 were split even though not equally. Some analysts rate the stock as a buy or a strong buy while no rated it as a sell. 0 analysts rated Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONVO) as a buy or a strong buy while not a single analyst advised that investors should desist from purchasing the stock or sell them if they already own the company’s stock.
Moving on, ONVO stock price is currently trading at 0X forward 12-month Consensus EPS estimates, and its P/E ratio is 0 while for the average stock in the same group, the multiple is 39.9. Organovo Holdings, Inc. current P/B ratio of 0.9 means it is trading at a discount against its industry’s 4.4.